Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
4:30 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

UVa Lecturer on NPR

Andrew Kaufman "wrote the book" on understanding Tolstoy (its called Understanding Tolstoy). He enlightened NPR on Tues 11/20/2012 as Tolstoy's epic novel of passion and despair, Anna Karenina, hits the big screen.  

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Arts & Culture
3:36 pm
Tue September 25, 2012

And Now A Word From One of Our Artists

Artist Glenn Richardson, showing in WMRA's "DinoHenge Whacktasticness" art exhibit, says:

I was born in Montana and grew up in Virginia, but have never felt like I belong in any
one place. My formal education is in Sculpture from Virginia Commonwealth University
with grad studies at Rutgers. One year in school in New Jersey cost me more than four in
Virginia so I became a starving artist in the South Bronx. It wasn’t the sit-in at the Bronx

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Benefit Concert
11:24 am
Mon June 25, 2012

Plan B Benefit Concert for WMRA

Plan B Broadway is presenting a benefit concert for WMRA, Friday, July 27, 4pm to 11pm.

The benefit concert currently includes artists Doug Alan Wilcox, Jeremy Staubus, Eileen EdmondsLaura K. Balke and Chatham Street.

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Radiolab
2:43 pm
Sat May 12, 2012

Games

Basketball Hoop

A good game... whether it's a pro football playoff, or a family showdown on the kitchen table... can make you feel, at least for a little while, like your whole life hangs in the balance.

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Public Radio Showcase 4-28-12
11:49 am
Tue April 24, 2012

When it Comes To Politics, Is The Internet Closing Our Minds?

Coming Up Saturday, April 28th at 4pm.

NPR presents an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate about the polarizing effect the internet may have on politics.

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Public Radio Showcase 4-21-12
1:21 pm
Sat April 21, 2012

BURN: An Energy Journal - Hunting for Oil: Risks and Rewards

It is the fundamental issue of our time: Energy; where we get it; how we use it; what happens then. It powers our homes and our economy; it creates troubled alliances and disturbing divisions; it empowers and impoverishes; it enables almost all that we do and now threatens all that we have become.

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Public Radio Showcase (Sat 4pm)
10:38 am
Sat April 14, 2012

Iran and the Bomb

Will sanctions and diplomacy be enough to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons? Or is a military strike on Iran's nuclear facilities inevitable?

A nuclear Iran could lead to a Middle Eastern arms race and destabilize the world’s oil market.

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Public Radio Showcase 4-7-12
10:33 am
Sat April 7, 2012

Snap Judgment: One of Our Own

Some say blood is thicker than water. Maybe, maybe not. On this special presentation of Snap Judgment, we explore the different ways people create the special alchemy of family.

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Public Radio Showcase 3-31-12
10:27 am
Sat March 31, 2012

Does China Do Capitalism Better Than America?

NPR presents an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate about capitalism in America and China.

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Public Radio Showcase 3-24-12
2:38 pm
Sat March 24, 2012

Is Obesity The Government's Business?

David Satcher (from left), Pamela Peeke, John Stossel and Paul Campos faced off in an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate on obesity Feb. 7 at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts at New York University.

NPR presents an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate about obesity in the US.

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